A temporary fix in the 1970s to add more space to Bridgeport Elementary School has been getting worn down, prompting the school district to ask voters next month to approve a $3.9 million bond issue.
The Wenatchee Valley College at Omak Foundation recently awarded $6,000 in scholarships to students.
Republic Junior High honor roll Republic Junior High School has named first quarter honor roll students. Curlew has released its first quarter honor roll.
The Omak School Board announced it would move forward with a levy in the Feb. 11, 2013 election.
Dec. 25, 2013 - Academic Honors
A four-person team of eighth-graders finished 10th in the master level Math is Cool competition in Moses Lake.
Dec. 18, 2013 - Academic Honors
Voters in the Okanogan School District will be asked to decide on a technology levy in the Feb. 11, 2014, special election.
Honor students at Okanogan High School collected snacks and easy-to-make foods to help their fellow students through the long Thanksgiving weekend. The food was given to the district’s Family Empowerment Project, which distributed it to students “who live in food-insecure homes,” National Honor Society adviser Trisha Bradley said.
Nov. 27, 2013 - Academic honors
Educational foundation awards money to 15
Several teachers in Okanogan County have received classroom grants from the North Central Educational Service District Foundation.
A world-renowned author stopped in Omak to give a presentation to local middle school students on the power of reading.
The Omak School District’s Xtreme Challenge program is one of five state finalists in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow grant contest.
Wilson had also been the school’s activities director
Liberty Bell High School Dean of Students and Activities Director Mike Wilson has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation by the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office.
Wilder alleges town resources used in campaign
Candidate Greg Wilder has filed a Public Disclosure Commission complaint against incumbent Mayor Quincy Snow, alleging Snow used his office and town resources for his campaign for re-election.